Physics Astronomy

Hellman Fellow for Science, Engineering, and Technology

The Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy provides an early-career professional with training in science or engineering the opportunity to learn about a career in science policy and non-profit administration. While in residence, Hellman Fellows work with senior scientists, policy experts, and industry leaders on critical national and international policy issues related to science, engineering, and technology.

Postdoctoral researchers in Circumstellar/Interstellar Dust and Stellar Populations

The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) invites applications for up to four postdoctoral positions to work with Drs. Martha Boyer, Christopher Clark, Claire Murray, Karl Gordon, and collaborators. The successful applicant(s) will work closely as part of the dynamic, welcoming, and inclusive ISM*@STSCI group ( that includes Drs.

Postdoctoral Researcher in Extragalactic Astronomy

The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) invites applications for a post-doctoral researcher in astronomy to work with Dr. Marc Rafelski and collaborators. The research projects encompass observational extragalactic science based on imaging and spectroscopy from a wide range of observatories, including the Hubble Space Telescope (HST), James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), Very Large Telescope (VLT), and Keck Observatory.

Marilyn Yarbrough Dissertation/Teaching Fellowship

Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a Marilyn Yarbrough Dissertation/Teaching Fellowship beginning in July 2024. This award is named in honor of the late Marilyn Yarbrough, Kenyon's parent, and trustee. A legal scholar and university administrator who was a former editor of the Black Law Journal and a member of the Pulitzer Prize Board, Marilyn Yarbrough often addressed gender and racial discrimination in her scholarship and teaching.